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Beluga Whales, Bears & Blooms
(Tour Code: FNBBBA5) Depart from Winnipeg Jul 05, 12, 17, 24 Aug 04, 09, 16, 21
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05 Jul - 21 Aug, 2020
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See both beluga whales and polar bears on this 6-day adventure! During the summer months of July & August, the Churchill River is teeming with belugas who migrate into the warm shallow waters.
Enjoy their company by boat, zodiac or kayak, then head out on land for polar bear viewing from the safety of a Tundra Buggy.
Itinerary at a Glance
Day 1 Arrive Winnipeg
Upon arrival in Winnipeg, make your way to your airport hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore Winnipeg and its surrounding areas.
Day 2 Winnipeg to Churchill
Your adventure will begin with an early morning flight out of Winnipeg to Churchill. Upon arrival you will set out on a Churchill & Area tour with afternoon stops at the Park Canada Interpretive Centre and Churchill’s Eskimo Museum, which houses one of the most extensive Inuit Art collections in the world.
Day 3 Churchill
Your first encounter with the beautiful beluga whales will take place on a three-hour boat tour on the Churchill River. You’ll meander up and down the river beside the whale pods offering excellent photography opportunities. The boat tour includes a stop for a walking tour at the historically and architecturally significant Fort Prince of Wales. In the afternoon, you’ll join a local dog musher for an exciting dog-carting excursion. Guests will have a chance to meet the dog sled team and learn about this important local tradition.
Day 4 Churchill
Start your day with a zodiac boat ride on the Churchill River. This gives you a chance to get even closer to the beluga whales for incredible photographs and a unique view of the extraordinarily curious and friendly mammals. In the afternoon you will experience the vast and colorful beauty of the Churchill Wildlife Management Area on a 6-hour Tundra Buggy ride. There will be plenty of photography opportunities as you travel through the tundra in search of the majestic polar bear.
Day 5 Churchill to Winnipeg
Morning flight from Churchill to Winnipeg, arrival in Winnipeg mid day. The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore Winnipeg and its surrounding areas.
Day 6 Depart Winnipeg
Tour concludes upon check-out of your hotel.
- 2 nights accommodation in Winnipeg
- 3 nights accommodation in Churchill
- Meals (3 breakfast, 1 lunch)
- Return flight Winnipeg - Churchill
- 1 day trip on Tundra Buggy®
- Churchill & Area Tour, Beluga Whale & Prince of Wales Fort tour, Belugas Zodiac Tour, Itsanitaq Museum, Parks Canada Interpretive Tour
- Provincial Hotel tax